LOS ANGELES, December 1, 2009 – U.S. International Media (USIM), a leading media management and buying
company, announced that it has won MEDIA Magazine’s
Independent Media Buying Service of the
award for 2009 – the first time the publication has ever presented this award.
"U.S. International Media is known for its strategic vision, innovation and industry leadership.
We place a high value on strategic thinking and media neutrality, and approach the dynamic media
landscape with a spirited entrepreneurial outlook,"" said Dennis Holt, Chairman/CEO, U.S.
"We are truly honored that MEDIA Magazine also values these attributes
in an independent shop by recognizing USIM as its Independent Media Buying Service of the Year.""
MediaPost’s MEDIA Magazine covers all forms of broadcast, print and online media. Its annual awards
celebrate the agencies that represent the best of class in the media industry. Award presentations
will be made on January 12, 2010 in New York City.
About U.S. International Media
U.S. International Media LLC, headquartered in Los Angeles and founded in 2004 by advertising industry
innovator Dennis Holt, is the most diversified, fastest growing, full-service media management company
in the United States. USIM retains global presence through robust growth in 20 regional offices
nationwide and across nine countries, providing ongoing support to 41 advertising agencies and
142 accounts. Estimated media billings for 2009 are $440 million, a 16 percent increase from
$380 million in 2008.
USIM is structured around eight core competencies, which provide the
company with a competitive infrastructure to efficiently service all facets of media. These core
competencies include: Media Planning, Spot Negotiation, National Media Negotiation, Print
Negotiation, Out Of Home, U.S. Interactive, U.S. Multicultural Group, and Traffic and Duplication.
Additional information about U.S. International Media is available at